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Barack Obama and the Politics of Redemption.

Author: Stanley A Renshon
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2011.
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Every new president raises many questions in the public mind. Because Barack Obama was a relative newcomer to the national political scene, he raised more questions than most. Would he prove to be a pragmatic centrist or would his politics of hope ultimately flounder on the rocky shoals of America's deep political divisions? What of his leadership style? How would the uncommonly calm character he demonstrated on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Renshon, Stanley A.
Barack Obama and the Politics of Redemption.
Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley A Renshon
ISBN: 9780203864135 0203864131
OCLC Number: 798531314
Description: 1 online resource (405 pages)
Contents: Cover; Barack Obama and the Politics of Redemption; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Part I: Foundations; 1. The Early Obama Presidency: From Campaigning to Governing; 2. The Puzzle of Obama's Political Identity; 3. The Arc of Ambition and the Development of a Style; Part II: Understanding the Obama Presidency; 4. Obama's Presidential Leadership: Transformation and Redemption; 5. The Moral Thrust of Obama's Ambition: Fairness; 6. The Question of Leadership Integrity; 7. Ambition's Confidence; 8. A Zen-like President's Emotional Undercurrents. 9. Psychology in the White House: Leadership and JudgmentPart III: The Future of the Obama Presidency; 10. Transformation's Collapse and the Redemption of the Obama Presidency; Appendix A: Analyzing Barack Obama: A Note on Theory, Method, Evidence, and Inference; Appendix B: A Mysterious President: Puzzlement from the Left, Right, and Center; Obama and his Family: An Annotated Timeline; Notes; Bibliography; Name Index; Subject Index.

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Every new president raises many questions in the public mind. Because Barack Obama was a relative newcomer to the national political scene, he raised more questions than most. Would he prove to be a pragmatic centrist or would his politics of hope ultimately flounder on the rocky shoals of America's deep political divisions? What of his leadership style? How would the uncommonly calm character he demonstrated on the campaign trail shape Obama's political style as commander-in-chief? Based on extensive biographical, psychological, and political research and analysis, noted political psychologis.

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